• Montezuma Peak


    National Memorial Arizona

Your Safety

Illegal activity warning sign

Illegal Activity Warning Sign

NPS Photo by Mark Wozniak

What Can You Do?
Be Aware, Be Safe

Remember that cell phone service is usually out of range within Memorial boundaries

Know where you are at all times, follow good safety procedures and use common sense when making decisions

Do not pick-up hitch hikers

Keep valuables, including spare change, out of sight and lock your vehicle

Avoid traveling on well-used but unofficial "trails"

Avoid hiking in areas of major border activity

People in distress may ask for food, water or other assistance. It is recommended that you do not make contact. Report the location of the distressed people to the visitor center, other park staff, or the Border Patrol

Report ANY suspicious behavior to park staff or Border Patrol. Please do not contact suspicious persons, contact a Ranger for assistance

Did You Know?

Monument 100 along the American/Mexican Border in Coronado National Memorial

There are boundary markers along the US/Mexico Border. Coronado National Memorial has three boundary monuments, 100, 101, and 102. The markers are placed within line of site. They begin in El Paso, Texas and end in San Diego, California.